Responses to the last post..


I put a link to this on a facebook community page and it sparked off an interesting debate. ¬†Eventually it got into a very heated discussion about the use of the word ‘pikey’ to describe members of travelling communities. ¬†People were stating their views very strongly and some others were getting offended and hurt by it so I decided to delete the post and all the responses.

I did have email alerts set up with each reply sent to me, so I thought I’d put a few up here, names of contributors removed please let me know what you agree or disagree with in the comments below. (I will give each person a colour instead of a name so that you can see some of the back and forth).

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